Charles Gittens has been named President and Chief Commercial Officer of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., based SEACOR Island Lines.
He joins Island Lines with over 15 years of experience in servicing customers with freight and logistics solutions connecting the U.S., Bahamas, Caribbean, and Latin America. Prior to joining Island Lines he was Head of Eastern Caribbean, LCL Sales and Operations at King Ocean Services.
Welcoming Gittens to the team, Island Lines CEO Daniel Thorogood,said: “We are excited to welcome Charles to the Island Lines leadership team. He brings exceptional capabilities that are rooted in putting the customer first. His broad industry knowledge, on-the-ground regional experience, and desire to grow our service offerings will no doubt benefit our organization and our partners.”
SEACOR Island Lines is a subsidiary of SEACOR Holdings, Inc. and provides liner, short-sea, and project cargo transportation and logistics solutions to and from ports in the Southeastern United States, the Caribbean, and the Bahamas as well as “door-to-door” solutions for customers.